The Resource Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday, Angela Y. Davis

Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday, Angela Y. Davis

Label
Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday
Title
Blues legacies and Black feminism
Title remainder
Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday
Statement of responsibility
Angela Y. Davis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Angela Y.
Dewey number
782.421643/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3521
LC item number
.D355 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
  • Feminism and music
  • Women blues musicians
  • African American women singers
  • Rainey, Ma
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Blues
  • Feminisme
  • Negers
  • Zangeressen
  • Rainey, Gertrude
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Blues
  • Chanteuses américaines
  • Blues
  • Feminismus
  • USA
  • Schwarze
Label
Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday, Angela Y. Davis
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I used to be your sweet mama : ideology, sexuality, and domesticity -- Mama's got the blues : rivals, girlfriends, and advisors -- Here come my train : traveling themes and women's blues -- Blame it on the blues : Bessie Smith, Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, and the politics of blues protest -- Preaching the blues : spirituality and self-consciousness -- Up in Harlem every Saturday night : blues and the Black aesthetic -- When a woman loves a man : social implications of Billie Holiday's love songs -- "Strange fruit" : music and social consciousness -- Lyrics to songs recorded by Gertrude "Ma" Rainey -- Lyrics to songs recorded by Bessie Smith
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 427 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1014396310
Label
Blues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday, Angela Y. Davis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I used to be your sweet mama : ideology, sexuality, and domesticity -- Mama's got the blues : rivals, girlfriends, and advisors -- Here come my train : traveling themes and women's blues -- Blame it on the blues : Bessie Smith, Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, and the politics of blues protest -- Preaching the blues : spirituality and self-consciousness -- Up in Harlem every Saturday night : blues and the Black aesthetic -- When a woman loves a man : social implications of Billie Holiday's love songs -- "Strange fruit" : music and social consciousness -- Lyrics to songs recorded by Gertrude "Ma" Rainey -- Lyrics to songs recorded by Bessie Smith
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 427 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1014396310

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